Painted Pebbles
ART AND CRAFT

PAINTED PEBBLES

These are fun to make with children. They can be used as paperweights, to decorate flower pots or window sills or just as they are in amongst decorations in shelves. YOU WILL NEED: Pebbles Paint (acrylic paints are good as they are waterproof) Paint brushes Water in a glass to Read more…

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SAND TRAY TRACING

A very tactile and practical way to learn to write. This is a Montessori Game: To develop coordination, fine motor skills and concentration. To reinforce pre-writing skills when using the letter cards. Tracing on sand helps the child develop confidence in forming letters and numbers in free hand style. The impermanence of a Read more…

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WAX RESIST

Here is something fun to do! YOU WILL NEED: A white crayon Paint A paint brush Water in a cup Paper or card Draw anything you like on the paper using the white crayon Paint over it! Fun! TRY IT!

Drawing / Painting

BACKBOARD BOOK

Here is a fun way to up-cycle an old magazine or book. Paint the pages in black-board paint! Just make you you let each page dry before you paint the next one… NOW WRITE OR DRAW IN IT! You can wipe it with a slightly damp cloth. HAVE FUN!